For Students and Alumni

Finding Employment

Students and alumni searching for part-time or full-time employment may find the resources below helpful.

On and Off Campus Student Jobs

A varitey of on and off campus job opportunties, including work study and student help positions, are posted online through Wisconsin TechConnect™.  Please visit the on and off campus student jobs webpage to learn more about the application process.

Program-Related Jobs

Madison College graduates, students within 6 months of graduating, and students enrolled in a program professional development  course can register for a Wisconsin TechConnect account online. Click on "sign me up" on the right side of the page to start the registration process. Wisconsin TechConnect matches you to job openings based on your:

  • program title
  • desired job location
  • chosen job type – full time, part time, internship

You can also post and share your resume with employers through Wisconsin TechConnect.

Employment Success Program

The Employment Success Program (ESP) offers ongoing, one-on-one employment support to at-risk students in technical programs.

Government Summer Internship Programs

The City of Madison and the State of Wisconsin have several paid summer internships for students. These programs provide racial/ethnic minorities, female students, and students with disabilities an opportunity to gain valuable work experience and training in various occupational areas and branches of local and state government. Internship consideration for City of Madison positions will also be given for individuals who have experienced a period of long-term unemployment or underemployment.

Workforce Recruitment Program

The Workforce Recruitment Program is a federal program managed by the Departments of Labor and Defense and connects students with disabilities to employers across the U.S. for paid summer internship or permanent full-time job opportunities.

WorkSmart Network

The WorkSmart Network is a team supported by the Workforce Development Board that specializes in delivering innovative workforce services and solutions to prepare workers for the needs of business and industry.

Other Online Job Posting Websites

Glassdoor-Free Access For Students